New US fighter jet exceeds budget by billions

Next generation F-35 fighter jet is years behind schedule and costing billions over its allocated budget.

    As the White House scales back US military spending, the Navy has just drastically reduced its order of the new F-35 stealth fighter jet.

    The deployment of the F-35 is years behind schedule and billions over budget.

    Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan reports from Washington.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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